|Chris Laing, Mystery Writer, Art Waves #171|
When Chris Laing says his debut novel, A Private Man, features 1947 Hamilton as a character, he's not kidding. He does a stunning job of bringing that version of the city to life. For a delightful trip into the Hammer's past, tune in. After all, what better way to revisit 1947 than by radio? It will make you want to extend your visit through Laing's book!
Keywords: 1946 Stelco strike; Mayor Sam Lawrence; Evelyn Dick trial; Rocco Perri; Pigott Building; Margaret Houghton; Elmore Leonard; Martin Cruz Smith; Nelson de Mille; Renni Browne & Dave King; Stephen King; Nat King Cole; Ella Fitzgerald
|221 Gord Simmons 2nd Visit ( July 20, 2014)|
Known to Art Waves first as a busking a cappella singer, Gord Simmons returns to tell us of his new career as a lighting and sound technician. To learn about pink sound, diagetic sound, gobos and much more, lend us your ears!
Keywords: Rib Fest; Jack Johnson; The Lyric Theatre; The Baltimore House; The Corktown; QSC speakers; Dusk Dances; Cirque du Soleil; Patrick Brennan; Laura Kappel; Looking Sea Collective; Lesley Loksi Chan; Melanie Skeen; Nat King Cole; Kurt Elling; Q Lab; Hamilton Conservatory for the Arts